The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 90 80 99
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +19
Contract jobs citing SOAP 33 39 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.31% 1.77% 1.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.95% 5.81% 4.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 21 14
Average daily rate
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£320 £300 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -31.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £300 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £525 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +4.69%
SOAP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
666 671 757
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 26.41% 30.39% 29.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 425 381
Average daily rate £320 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 9
Average hourly rate £37.25 £45.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.22% +164.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £21.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £36.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region.

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region.

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -2 28 £320 +6.66% 20
North Yorkshire 0 2 £295 - 2
South Yorkshire -6 1 £450 -14.28% 2
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP.

1 27 (57.45%) .NET
2 23 (48.94%) Java
3 21 (44.68%) Oracle
3 21 (44.68%) Web Services
4 16 (34.04%) C#
4 16 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (29.79%) XML
5 14 (29.79%) Test Scripting
6 13 (27.66%) Test Management
7 12 (25.53%) Oracle Database
7 12 (25.53%) User Experience
7 12 (25.53%) HTTP
8 11 (23.40%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (23.40%) Performance Testing
9 10 (21.28%) ODBC
9 10 (21.28%) SQL
9 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
9 10 (21.28%) Software Engineering
9 10 (21.28%) Ajax
9 10 (21.28%) Statistical Analysis
10 9 (19.15%) MVC
10 9 (19.15%) VB.NET
10 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET
10 9 (19.15%) Performance Management
10 9 (19.15%) Oracle BI EE
10 9 (19.15%) Oracle ODI
10 9 (19.15%) REST
11 8 (17.02%) Selenium
11 8 (17.02%) WCF
12 7 (14.89%) OO

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.51%) Apache
3 2 (4.26%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.26%) CMS
3 2 (4.26%) SugarCRM
3 2 (4.26%) Moodle
4 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.13%) Node.js
4 1 (2.13%) Drupal
4 1 (2.13%) Jetty
4 1 (2.13%) Liferay
4 1 (2.13%) ArcSDE
4 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.13%) ArcGIS
4 1 (2.13%) JBoss
4 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Dynamics GP
1 2 (4.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.53%) HTTP
2 5 (10.64%) Internet
3 2 (4.26%) LDAP
4 1 (2.13%) SMTP
4 1 (2.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.53%) Oracle Database
2 11 (23.40%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
4 9 (19.15%) Oracle ODI
4 9 (19.15%) Oracle BI EE
5 7 (14.89%) MySQL
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.13%) Redis
7 1 (2.13%) Riak
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.13%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Selenium
2 6 (12.77%) SoapUI
3 5 (10.64%) MSTest
3 5 (10.64%) Visual Studio
4 4 (8.51%) Git (software)
5 3 (6.38%) WebDriver
5 3 (6.38%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (6.38%) Cucumber
6 2 (4.26%) Eclipse
6 2 (4.26%) Mercurial
6 2 (4.26%) Bazaar
6 2 (4.26%) Subversion
6 2 (4.26%) Maven
7 1 (2.13%) JIRA
7 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.13%) JDeveloper
7 1 (2.13%) LoadRunner
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (2.13%) Ant
7 1 (2.13%) JUnit
General
1 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (46.81%) Developer
2 12 (25.53%) Tester
3 9 (19.15%) .NET Developer
4 8 (17.02%) Analyst
4 8 (17.02%) Test Analyst
4 8 (17.02%) Performance Tester
5 6 (12.77%) Agile .NET Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Java Developer
7 4 (8.51%) PHP Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Architect
8 3 (6.38%) Web Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Automation Tester
8 3 (6.38%) PHP Web Developer
9 2 (4.26%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Consultant
9 2 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (4.26%) C# Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Senior Test Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Senior Tester
9 2 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (57.45%) .NET
2 21 (44.68%) Web Services
3 14 (29.79%) XML
4 10 (21.28%) ODBC
4 10 (21.28%) Ajax
5 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET
5 9 (19.15%) REST
6 8 (17.02%) WCF
7 6 (12.77%) J2EE
7 6 (12.77%) HTML
8 5 (10.64%) LAMP
8 5 (10.64%) Hibernate
8 5 (10.64%) Spring
9 4 (8.51%) JSP
10 3 (6.38%) CSS
11 2 (4.26%) Servlets
11 2 (4.26%) Middleware
11 2 (4.26%) Symfony
11 2 (4.26%) Java EE
11 2 (4.26%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) User Experience
2 1 (2.13%) GIS
2 1 (2.13%) Open Source
2 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.38%) Linux
2 2 (4.26%) UNIX
2 2 (4.26%) Windows
2 2 (4.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (29.79%) Test Scripting
3 13 (27.66%) Test Management
4 11 (23.40%) Performance Testing
5 10 (21.28%) Software Engineering
5 10 (21.28%) Statistical Analysis
6 9 (19.15%) Performance Management
6 9 (19.15%) MVC
7 7 (14.89%) OO
7 7 (14.89%) ETL
8 6 (12.77%) E-Commerce
9 5 (10.64%) SOA
10 4 (8.51%) OOP
10 4 (8.51%) BDD
10 4 (8.51%) ATDD
11 3 (6.38%) User Stories
11 3 (6.38%) DSDM
11 3 (6.38%) Migration
11 3 (6.38%) Test Automation
11 3 (6.38%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 23 (48.94%) Java
2 16 (34.04%) C#
3 10 (21.28%) SQL
4 9 (19.15%) VB.NET
5 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
6 6 (12.77%) PHP
7 4 (8.51%) PHP5
8 2 (4.26%) BeanShell
8 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.26%) Python
9 1 (2.13%) Ruby
9 1 (2.13%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) ISEB
1 5 (10.64%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (44.68%) Oracle
2 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.38%) Zend
4 2 (4.26%) Sun
4 2 (4.26%) HP
4 2 (4.26%) Novell
4 2 (4.26%) Sybase
4 2 (4.26%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (4.26%) SAP
4 2 (4.26%) IBM
5 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.13%) Kofax
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £330 - £380 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £340.00 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago